VISION The Service for Foreigners’ Affairs

is an administrative body responsible for efficient and cost-effective management over the system for control of migratory movements on the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

MISSION The Service for Foreigners’ Affairs

is to conduct an effective and efficient control over the movement and stay of foreign nationals. Aiming to contribute to the general security situation and safety of citizens, it is also tasked for the admission, surveillance, accommodation, and expulsion of foreign nationals with illegal stay.

COMPETENCIES The Service for Foreigners’ Affairs

is responsible for inspection, supervision and control over the movement and stay of foreign nationals. It is the authority for administrative procedures pertaining to: the requests of foreign nationals for approval of residence; the measures of surveillance over the foreigners with illegal stay in BiH; as well as the deportation/admission of persons imposed a measure of expulsion.

Forms

Required documents

The most frequent questions

ENTRY OF ALIENS TO BiH

Stay of aliens in BiH

Field Offices

Opening Statement of Director

Dear Visitors,

I want to welcome you to the official internet presentation of the Service for Foreigners' Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina, where you can find many useful information, both for the citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as for foreigners.

Service for Foreigners' Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina was established in 2006. year. Its main function is to manage migration to the territory of BiH, and is of great importance to the fight against organized crime, smuggling, illegal immigration and trafficking in human beings, who have been taken as the main indicators of the readiness of BiH for abolishing the visa regime.

Slobodan Ujić

Field Offices